United States Congressional

Guide to U.S. Congressional materials in print, microform, subscription databases and official government websites

Databases for Congressional Information

The key databases to locate U.S. Congressional publications are:

Ø  ProQuest Congressional 

Ø Congress.gov (formerly THOMAS)

Ø govinfo (replaced FDsys)

Ø MetaLib

Ø  Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (Government Publishing Office)

Ø  LLMC Digital  

Continental Congress Papers

The Continental Congress served as the government of the 13 American colonies, and later the United States, from 1774 to 1789.

The Continental Congress was the governing body by which the American colonial governments coordinated their resistance to British rule during the first two years of the American Revolution.

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